SUM Bilbao 21 will have two new partners: The Basque Mobility and Logistics Cluster and Kapsch are joining the benchmark Congress on sustainable urban mobility to be held on 6th and 7th October in Bilbao.
The Basque Mobility and Logistics Cluster has been a private, non-profit association since 2005. Its mission is to foster the development and strengthening of associated companies and stakeholders in the field of Mobility and Logistics, promoting innovation, internationalisation, cooperation and synergies with other sectors.
Its 114 members represent managers of infrastructures, operators, administrations, research and knowledge centres and industry developing products, services, solutions and intelligent transport systems (ITS). All these make mobility safer, more efficient, sustainable and technologically advanced each day. In figures, they account for 14% of the Basque GDP, reaching turnover of €11 billion – of which 29% comes from exports – and investing 3.8% of their revenue in innovation.
As for Kapsch TrafficCom, it is an international supplier of smart transport solutions for sustainable mobility. Its innovative solutions in the fields of tolling, tolling services, traffic management and traffic demand management contribute towards a healthy world without traffic congestion.
International organisations, cities, states, road operators and car manufacturers have set the target of reducing traffic emissions. Kapsch TrafficCom is proud to contribute towards this goal through the development and implementation of innovative technologies and advanced mobility management solutions with a clear vision: help people get from A to B comfortably, safely, efficiently and on time. Throughout the entire value chain, it adopts a sustainable approach to protect the environment.